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Mr. Wilson"s war / by John Dos Passos.

John Dos Passos

Mr. Wilson"s war / by John Dos Passos.

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City; N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wilson, Woodrow, -- 1856-1924.,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesMainstream of America series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE766 .D6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination517 p.:
    Number of Pages517
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14724408M

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The novel opens to find America and the world at war, and Dos Passos's characters, many of. John Dos Passos was born in Chicago, Illinois, in Upon returning from Europe, where he served as an ambulance driver in Paris and Italy during the war, Dos Passos published his first novel, One Man’s Initiation, in He completed Manhattan Transfer in and the hugely influential U.S.A.

trilogy in Dos Passos continued to write and publish novels, biographies, and essays until /5(52). Buy a cheap copy of Mr. Wilson's War book by John Dos Passos. Free shipping over $ Mr. Dos Passos is well known for his ability, in fiction, to maintain at once a clear panoramic sweep of an entire era and an intimate understanding of his individual characters; this ability is a salient feature of his handling of fact in the present volume.

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He attended Harvard University from He was in the ambulance service units in France and Italy and inenlisted in the U.S. Army Medical Corps. Wilson’s War: From the Assassination of McKinley to the Defeat of the League of Nations, Here Dos Passos tells a World War I history through the filter of Woodrow Wilson’s character.

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Wilson's War: From the Assassination of Mckinley to the Defeat of the League of Nations Author(s): John dos Passos, Lewis Gannett ISBN: / (USA edition). The collection is a consolidation of gift and other acquisitions received during the period from John Dos Passos, his wife Elizabeth Holdridge Dos Passos, his daughter Lucy Dos Passos Coggin and from a number of friends and associates that include: Thomas Pym Cope, Mrs.

Lloyd (Marion) Lowndes, Mrs. Harold Weston, Connie and William. Those words, written by John Dos Passos while serving as a Red Cross Ambulance Driver during the First World War, provide the underlying theme for "", Volume II of Dos Passos' "USA Trilogy".

Dos Passos is one of the (now) lesser known literary giants of the first half of the 20th-century/5(5). —John Dos Passos, the Art of Fiction No. 44, Spring When Hemingway and Dos Passos—who was born on this day in —went to Spain during the civil war, they were close friends, though it was an odd, uneasy match.

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U.S.A., trilogy by John Dos Passos, comprising The 42nd Parallel (), covering the period from up to World War I; (), dealing with the war and the critical year of the Treaty of Versailles; and The Big Money (), which moves from the boom of the s to the bust of the s.

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We brought together speakers from across the United States and various other countries to discuss the importance of Dos Passos’s legacy, his impact on American modernism, and strategies for bringing him into the classroom.

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Three Soldiers, the second novel by John Dos Passos, follows the experiences of several young Americans thrown into the confusion and brutality of World War I. Written when the author was just twenty-three, it was key to the development of a realistic depiction of war in American literature, and earned Dos Passos, later named by Jean-Paul 5/5(1).

Three Soldiers by John Dos Passos. Three Soldiers () was written by an author who was in the midst of the blood and guts of war. Dos Passos used bold realism to describe his experiences as an ambulance driver and in the Army Medical Corps during World War I.

H.L. Mencken wrote about the book: "It changed the whole tone of American opinion about the war; it even changed the recollection .Dos Passos went to Spain in order to work on a documentary about the war, “The Spanish Earth,” to be shot by a brilliant young Dutch filmmaker named Joris Ivens, under the auspices of a group.Chosen Country, A fictional conveyance of his newfound aspirations for America as a world leader, Chosen Country is a love story between Jay Pignatelli and Lulie Harrington.

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